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24 Sep 2018

2018 ACP ANNUAL CONGRESS, NOV. 8-11, WILL BE A FRESH BREAK FROM THE PAST

By Vanessa Salvia   This year’s American College of Phlebology Annual Congress, the 32nd, promises to be the most comprehensive yet. Planners have incorporated an important international perspective, refocused established events and added new events to help turn this into one of the most well-attended and important meetings of the

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06 Sep 2018

PENUMBRA ACQUIRES 90% OF MVI HEALTH JV, LAUNCHES THROMBECTOMY DEVICES

  Penumbra has acquired 40 percent of the outstanding shares of virtual reality joint venture MVI Health from collaborator Sixense, boosting its interest to 90 percent, and said it launched the Penumbra Jet 7 and Jet D reperfusion catheters. The joint venture intends to commercialize healthcare applications of virtual reality technology,

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29 Aug 2018

MEDICAL GROUPS, PATIENT ADVOCATES OPPOSE MEDICARE PLANS TO CONSOLIDATE E/M CODES

More than 150 medical groups sent a letter opposing a government plan to consolidate evaluation and management (E/M) codes, saying it could underpay doctors who treat the sickest patients. In a letter sent to Seema Verma, administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, the groups — including the American Medical Association

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27 Aug 2018

CIGNA, EXPRESS SCRIPTS SHAREHOLDERS APPROVE PURCHASE OF THE PBM; CLOSE EXPECTED BY YEAR’S END

  Cigna and Express Scripts shareholders approved the insurer’s $67 billion acquisition of the pharmacy benefit manager in late August. The deal still has to pass a review by the Department of Justice, but the companies said they expect it to close by the end of the year. The deal

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24 Aug 2018

ANGIODYNAMICS TO PRESENT AT TWO INVESTOR CONFERENCES IN SEPTEMBER

  AngioDynamics Inc. a provider of innovative, minimally invasive medical devices for vascular access, peripheral vascular disease and oncology, will present at the following two investor conferences in September:   · Wells Fargo Securities Healthcare Conference at 10:20 a.m. Sept. 6 in Boston. Speakers will be President and CEO Jim Clemmer

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